andBeyond Phinda Vlei Lodge

Address: Kwazulu-Natal, Phinda Private Game Reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa | Lodge
 
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This lodge is located on Kwazulu-Natal, Phinda Private Game Reserve.
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    Travel Blogs from Phinda Private Game Reserve

    In which we arrive at phinda

    A travel blog entry by aohno on Nov 01, 2013

    watched rick stein goes to india - apparently there's more to the series, so far food looks amazing, will have to check this out bkfst on board and landed at 9:13, taxied until 9:24, bussed to got thru immigration @10:15 ish. 17c outside. met by & beyond agent and escorted to next flight, sa express to richards bay. flight at 13:15 r.o. tambo …

    Expect the Unexpected

    A travel blog entry by hartherapy on Mar 09, 2015

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    ... tonight.  She is my age and the sweetest person you will ever meet.  She informed me that she and the family were expecting their new Peace Corps Volunteer to be a White man in his 50s or 60s; Or maybe a White woman in her 40s.  Imagine their surprise when I, a 20 something year old Black woman, got out of the bus and introduced myself as the person they had ...

    IsiZulu on my Mind

    A travel blog entry by hartherapy on Mar 08, 2015

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    ... is plenty of time to improve and improve I shall! Here is a little piece of my speech: IsiZulu Speech: "Sanibonani, abantu bonke!  Ninjani?   Ngifuna ukubonga Inkhulunkhulu ngoba mina ngiphephile.  Ngiphuphe ukuza e-South Africa futhi manje ngifike!" English Translation: "Hello everyone!  How are you?   I want to thank God because I am safe.  I dreamed of coming to South Africa and now I have arrived!" (or at least I THINK that's what I said ...

    With a Humble hART...

    A travel blog entry by hartherapy on Mar 07, 2015

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    ... means "searching for the light." On my very first day in village, my supervisor gave me the name "Nokukhanya" which literally translates into "light" or "brightness."  With a sort of twinkle in his eye, he said, "You are the light that we have been searching for, Nokukhanya."   Of course later that evening, I shed tears of overwhelming joy.  Good grief.  Talk about pressure.  I am so humbled and my hART is ...

    The Poms stuff it up.

    A travel blog entry by mickoobyrne on Apr 22, 2014

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    ... all roadside posts are decorated with posters from all political parties promising every sort of thing. However even the newly arrived eye can see that these grand promises not being delivered on the ground, politicians are the same the world over it seems.
    Arriving at Fugitives Drift was a very nice experience, Afternoon tea was laid out on the terrace with pots of steaming tea to be sipped from bone china cups and a very scrumptious butter cake covered with ...